Home Page Home | Search Search | Online Store Store | Donate Donate | RSS Feeds RSS Feeds |  


All News

USDA Cracks Down on Internet Pet Sales

Published 09/27/13

The U.S. Department of Agriculture will now require internet-based animal sellers to meet minimum standards of animal welfare. This rule will force breeders to follow Animal Welfare Act guidelines when selling animals to buyers, sight unseen.

Link: Veterinary Practice News


A Close-Up Look at Animal Welfare Issues

Published 09/25/13

Tune in online to the animal-focused TV program, A Close-Up Look at Animal Welfare Issues, this Wednesday, September 25 at 6:30pm to hear Born Free USA's Executive Vice President, Adam Roberts, discuss the Captive Primate Safety Act (HR2856). Roberts will discuss Born Free USA's support for the bill, which would prohibit the interstate commerce of primates in the multi-billion dollar exotic pet trade.


The Changing Face of the Rhino

Published 09/24/13

Will Travers, CEO of Born Free USA, recently spoke out about the deadly spike in rhino poaching at the Royal Geographic Society in London at an event called The Changing Face of the Rhino, marking World Rhino Day. Listen to Will’s speech and learn what you can do to help the rhinos.

Link: YouTube

Change a Life. Adopt a Primate.

Published 09/23/13

For as little as 50 cents per week, you can change the life of an animal by adopting a monkey at the Born Free USA Primate Sanctuary. We need your help to give them all that they need to live happy and healthy lives. Packages are available for $25, $52, or $100. Or, you can become a compassionate Primate Sustainer with a monthly contribution of $10 or more. Adopt today!


Nine baboons retired from research lab in New York arrive in South Texas

Published 09/20/13

The Born Free USA Primate Sanctuary is thrilled to welcome nine new baboons this week, all rescued from a research lab in New York. For the first time, they will experience sun, grass, and the company of other baboons.

Link: KENS5 San Antonio


Conservation organization calls for nationwide crackdown on keeping snakes as pets

Published 09/20/13

Following a recent rash of deadly incidents involving dangerous pet snakes, Born Free USA's Executive Vice President, Adam Roberts, speaks out about why Born Free USA opposes the keeping of snakes as pets.

Link: RTV6-ABC

Running Wild for Born Free USA

Published 09/20/13

A loyal animal lover, Margaret Green is running a half marathon on September 22 to raise awareness for wild animals and Born Free USA! Please support Margaret's fundraiser by making a donation today. All of the proceeds benefit Born Free USA. Visit Margaret's fundraising page today!


Citizens should support efforts to keep wolves protected

Published 09/16/13

Born Free USA encourages Michigan citizens to support wolf protection ballot initiative.

Link: Petoskey News

recent Index Previous 1 ... 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 ... 129 Next

rss Subscribe   subscribe Updates by Email

Find News